Four displaced from home after Tuesday morning fire on Remsen Street

Top Stories

This story has been updated after police say the fire was intentionally set, to read the update click here.

COHOES, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Four people were displaced Tuesday morning after their home was destroyed by a fire. Police say that Kyle Pipino started the fire and tried to start another fire in Cohoes.

Cohoes Fire Chief Joseph Fahd says crews responded to the fire at about 5 a.m. He says the good news is that everyone made it out of the building safe but the home was a total loss.

Fire crews are working to investigate the cause of the fire. The chief said it is being considered suspicious.

In addition to the Cohoes Fire Department, the fire chief says Watervliet Fire, the Watervliet Arsenal fire, and Green Island fire crews helped extinguish the flames.

“They did an excellent job protecting both of the exposures got some siding damage on the one there were four people in the residence and they all got out safely,” he says.

LATEST STORIES

Follow NEWS10

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download our news app

App Store Link
Google Play Link

Set NEWS10.com as your Homepage!

HOW TO MAKE NEWS10 YOUR HOMEPAGE_1280X720

Click Below to set up your cable box

Coronavirus Outbreak

More Coronavirus Outbreak

Classroom Progress Report

More Classroom Progress Report